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Orvik Name Meaning

Norwegian (also Ørvik): habitational name from any of several farmsteads, mainly in Romsdal, so named from or ‘alder’ + vik ‘bay’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Torvik, Lovik, Vik, Brevik, Hornik, Gornik, Orio, Craik, Corvin, Orsi

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Orvik Family Origin

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Orvik Family Occupations

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Orvik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Orvik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Orvik census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Orvik Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Orvik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Orvik in 1958 was 52, and 67 in 2004.

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